4-H and Youth
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2014 Events

December

  • Promotion & Tenure Files due to state office – December 15, 2014

2015 Dates

January

  • P&T Committee Review – January 5-9, 2015
    Location, Lakeview Resort, Morgantown, WV
  • Energy Express Sites Announced – January 23, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • For Operation Military Kids scholarships to attend Men’s Basketball Game January 24, 2015
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • Annual State Livestock Roundup Annual Meeting – January 25, 2015
    Location: Dorsey Center, WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
  • Deadline to submit registration deposit for Ireland Learning Adventures – January 30, 2015
    Contact: Denis Scott (304) 293-8665

February

  • State Science Bowl – February 6-7, 2015
    Location: WVU Mountainlair, Morgantown, WV
    Contact: Jen Robertson (304) 293-8130
  • Grant Accountability Training – February 9-13, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855 or visit for specific dates/locations
  • WVU Extension Day @ The Legislature – February 13, 2015
    Location: Capitol Building, Charleston, WV
  • STEM Track @ Teen Leader Weekend – February 13-15, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Jen Robertson (304) 293-8130
  • For Operation Military Kids scholarships to attend Teen Leader’s Weekend
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • Energy Express Site Supervisor Application postmarked – February 20, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office 304-293-3855
  • Energy Express AmeriCorps member application postmarked – February 27, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • For Operation Military Kids scholarships to attend Dance Training Weekend
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • Deadline to submit 2nd installment of registration for Ireland Learning Adventures – February 27, 2015
    Contact: Denis Scott (304) 293-8665

March

  • Energy Express Site Supervisor applications delivered to County Contacts – March 10, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • AmeriCorps Member Applications delivered to County Contacts – March 10, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Energy Express Site Supervisor selections due – March 24, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Mineral County STEM Festival – March 28, 2015
    Location: Keyser, WV
    Contact: Margaret Miltenberger (304) 788-3621
  • Deadline to submit final installment of registration for Ireland Learning Adventures – March 27, 2015
    Contact: Denis Scott (304) 293-8665
  • WV State Science Fair – March 28, 2015
    Location: Fairmont, WV
    Contact: Jen Robertson (304) 293-8130
  • Spring Robotics Tournament – TBA possibly March 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: David Hartley (304) 329-1391

April

  • Expanding Your Horizons (STEM event for females 6th-8th grade) – TBD April, 2015
    Location: Keyser, WV
    Contact: Jen Robertson (304) 293-8130
  • Energy Express registration for Site Leadership Training due – April 7, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Beef Expo – April 9-11, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
  • Energy Express AmeriCorps member selections due – April 10, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Stockman’s Contest at Beef Expo – April 10, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
  • Multi-Disciplinary State 4-H Shooting Sports Camp – April 17-19, 2015
    Location: Gilmer County Recreational Center (4-H Camp), Glenville, WV
    Contacts: Jean Woloshuk, Zona Hutson, or Don Dransfield
  • Energy Express Site Leadership Training – April 23-25, 2015
    Location: Morgantown, WV
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Energy Express Site Leadership Training – April 30 – May 2, 2015
    Location: Oak Hill, WV
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855

May

  • Energy Express Book Order due – May 4, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Energy Express Final Site Budget due – May 4, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • International Science & Engineering Fair Public Day – May 14, 2015
    Location: Pittsburgh, PA
    Contact: Jen Robertson (304) 293-8130
  • 4-H Extension Camping Instructor/STEM Ambassador Training – May 17-23, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Matt Schmuck (304) 406-7014
  • 4-H Camping Kickoff – May 20, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Debbie McDonald (304) 293-2694

June

  • Energy Express Book Order Take Home – June 5, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Energy Express Book Order Packing Slips due – June 8, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Energy Express Site Team Orientation – Day 1 – June 11, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express (304) 293-3855
  • Energy Express Site Team Orientation – Day 2 – June 12, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express (304) 293-3855
  • Summer Ag Institute (Ag in the Classroom) – TBD, 2015
    Location: Morgantown, WV
  • For Operation Military Kids scholarships to attend Older Members’ Conference
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • Energy Express Statewide Training – June 15-17, 2015
    Location: Morgantown, WV
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Energy Express – First Day for Children at Summer Programs – June 22, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • Leadership Washington Focus – June 22-26, 2015
    Location: National 4-H Center, Chevy Chase, MD
    Contact: Denis Scott (304) 293-8665
  • Jr. Firefighter Camp – June 27 – July 2, 2015
    Location: State Fire Academy, Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: WV Fire Training Academy (304) 269-0875
  • Operation Military Kids Adventure Teen Camp – TBD, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020

July

  • For Operation Military Kids scholarships to attend Alpha I or Alpha II Camp
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • For STEM Track @ Alpha I – July 5-10, 2015 and Alpha II – July 12-17, 2015
    Contact: Jen Robertson (304) 293-8130
  • State 4-H Judging Day – Horticulture Judging Contest – TBD, 2015
    (May include Livestock/Land Judging & Homesite Evaluation)
    Location: Morgantown, WV
  • WVU Summer Science Camp – July 19-24, 2015
    Location: Morgantown, WV
    Contact: Jen Robertson (304) 293-8130
  • State 4-H Poultry Judging Contest – July 22, 2015
    Location: Moorefield, WV
  • State 4-H Dog Skillathon – July 25, 2015
    Location: Morgantown Campus
  • Faces of Leadership Volunteer WV Statewide Conference – TBD, 2015
    Location: Charleston Civic Center, Charleston, WV
    Contact: Susan England-Lord (304) 702-7022
  • Energy Express – Last Day for Children at Summer Program – July 31, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855

August

  • Operation Military Kids Back to School Bash – TBD, 2015
    Location: Glen Jean Armory, Beckley, WV
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • Operation Military Kids Back to School Bash – TBD, 2015
    Location: National Guard Armory, Fairmont, WV
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • WV State Fair Dept. O – August 14-22, 2015
    Location: Lewisburg, WV
    Contact: Jeffrey Orndorff (304) 293-8153
  • WV State Fair Dept. F – August 14-22, 2015
    Location: Lewisburg, WV
  • Operation Military Kids Back to School Bash – TBD, 2015
    Location: National Guard Armory, Martinsburg, WV
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • State Dairy Show – August 15-18, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston,WV
  • State 4-H & FFA Dairy Cattle Judging Contest – August 16, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV

September

  • Energy Express Invoices due – September 4, 2015
    Contact: Energy Express Office (304) 293-3855
  • State 4-H & FFA Livestock Roundup – September 16-20, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
  • 4-H All Star Conference – TBD, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Jenny Murray (304) 265-3303

October

  • National 4-H Week – October 5-9, 2015
  • National Youth Science Day – October 7, 2015
  • Operation Military Kids Goes to College – TBD, 2015
    Location: Marshall University, Huntington, WV
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • Operation Military College Day – TBD, 2015
    Location: Concord University, Athens, WV
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • NAE4-HA National Conference – October 24-29, 2015
    Location: Portland, Oregon
  • Storytelling Festival – October 14-15, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Terri Collier (304) 293-1516

November

  • Volunteer Leaders’ Weekend – TBD, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Susan England-Lord (304) 406-7022
  • Operation Military Kids Family Retreat Weekend – TBD, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Laura Davis (304) 406-7020
  • 4-H First Lego League Qualifying Tournament – November 14, 2015
    Location: WVU Jackson’s Mill, Weston, WV
    Contact: Jen Robertson (304) 293-8130

December

  • Promotion & Tenure Files due to state office – TBD, 2015